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Latitude: 52.2034 / 52°12'12"N
Longitude: 0.1324 / 0°7'56"E
OS Eastings: 545819
OS Northings: 258272
OS Grid: TL458582
Mapcode National: GBR L79.Y09
Mapcode Global: VHHK3.7WV7
Entry Name: Zion Chapel Sunday School (Baptist)
Listing Date: 2 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126211
English Heritage Legacy ID: 47420
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1
Electoral Ward/Division: Petersfield
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Ely
Zion Chapel Sunday School
TL 4558 SE 8/487
Formerly the chapel itself, but now used as a hall. 1838. Grey gault
brick. 2 storeys and basement. Low pitched hipped slate roof. Altered
in 1879 when the present Chapel was built. Important for the side elevation
facing Petersfield. 4 shallow arcaded bays with semi-elliptical heads
containing sash windows with glazing bars on each floor. Stringcourses
between the floors; panelled door inserted in 1879 as with the cornice.
Inside, the upper floor is supported on cast-iron fluted columns with foliated
capitals, originally intended to carry galleries. Founded by Henry Battiscombe,
an important dissenting Minister. (See also Petersfield) (RCHM 67).
Forms a group with Nos 1 to 10 (consec) Petersfield.
Listing NGR: TL4581958272
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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